John Vavasour

1445–10 June 1535 (Age 90)
Kirkby Wharfe, Yorkshire, England

The Life of John

When John Vavasour was born in 1445, in Kirkby Wharfe, Yorkshire, England, his father, Sir Henry Vavasour, was 43 and his mother, Joan Gascoigne, was 22. He married Cicely Langdale about 1483, in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 10 June 1535, in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

John Vavasour
1445–1535
Cicely Langdale
1467–1505
Marriage: about 1483
James Vavasour
1487–
Anne Vavasour
1505–1554
Agnes Vavasour
1506–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1483
Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    James Vavasour

    Male1487–Male

    Female1505–1554Female

    Agnes Vavasour

    Female1506–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1445–1535Male

    Female1446–1495Female

    Female1448–1524Female

    Elizabeth Vavasour

    Female1454–Female

    Margaret Vavasour

    Female1454–1510Female

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World Events (1)

1455 · Wars of the Roses

Age 10

Wars of the Roses was a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England between the royal families House of Lancaster and the House of York. The name of the war was derived as the red rose was the symbol of the Lancastrians and the white rose was the symbol of the Yorks.

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Sources (2)

  • Pedigree of Yorkshire Families, p. 31
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Vavasour - birth: about 1483; Hazlewood, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

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